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 Flor (2013) by Xavier Cortada

Xavier Cortada, "Flor," acrylic on canvas, 48" x 36" (2013)

This work depicts a native Florida wildflower.  The artist created the work to commemorate the 500th anniversary of Juan Ponce de Leon landing in our peninsula and naming it "La Florida" --from "flor," the Spanish word for flower. More at www.flor500.com

FIU College of Architecture + The Arts

Xavier Cortada
Florida International University
College of Architecture + The Arts
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 430
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.


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